NY Yankees 3, Boston 0
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(91-63)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
NY Yankees 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 X 3 7 0
WP: C. Sabathia (19-7) S: M. Rivera (43)
LP: D. Matsuzaka (3-6)
(99-56)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 6th: NY Yankees
- R. Cano homered to left
Bot 8th: NY Yankees
- J. Damon singled to shallow right, B. Gardner and M. Cabrera scored, J. Molina to third
 Boston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellsbury cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .300
D. Pedroia 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .297
V. Martinez c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .301
K. Youkilis 1b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .303
M. Lowell 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 .290
D. Ortiz dh 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .236
R. Baldelli rf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .259
    J.D. Drew ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
J. Lowrie ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .153
    C. Kotchman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .232
    C. Woodward ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
B. Anderson lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .235
    J. Reddick ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .196
 Totals 28 0 2 0 0 2 12 1 9  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Lowell 2, D Ortiz 1, J Lowrie 1.
GIDP - D Pedroia.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - M Lowell (2, 2nd base off C Sabathia/J Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - C Woodward (5, field).
DP - 1 (V Martinez).
 NY Yankees
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. Jeter ss 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 .332
J. Damon lf 4 0 1 2 0 1 0 1 3 .284
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 .293
A. Rodriguez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .286
H. Matsui dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .280
N. Swisher rf 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 .249
    B. Gardner pr-cf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
R. Cano 2b 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 3 .321
M. Cabrera cf-rf 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .270
J. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .216
 Totals 30 3 7 3 1 7 5 1 27  
 Batting
HR - R Cano (24, 6th inning off D Matsuzaka 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Damon 2 (79), R Cano (80).
2-out RBI - J Damon 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Teixeira 1, A Rodriguez 1, N Swisher 2, J Molina 3.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - J Damon (12, 2nd base off D Matsuzaka/V Martinez), B Gardner (24, 3rd base off B Wagner/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Jeter-M Teixeira).
 Boston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
D. Matsuzaka (L, 3-6) 7.0 6 1 1 5 3 1 1.93 6.08  
B. Wagner 0.2 1 2 0 2 2 0 1.36 2.45  
D. Bard 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.29 3.69  
 NY Yankees
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Sabathia (W, 19-7) 7.0 1 0 0 2 8 0 1.10 3.21  
P. Hughes (H, 18) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.10 2.99  
M. Rivera (S, 43) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.92 1.85  
WP - B Wagner, M Rivera.
HPB - D Jeter (by D Matsuzaka); M Cabrera (by B Wagner); K Youkilis 2 (by C Sabathia, by M Rivera).
Pitches-strikes - D Matsuzaka 115-65; B Wagner 36-17; D Bard 4-3; C Sabathia 96-57; P Hughes 13-8; M Rivera 21-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Matsuzaka 12-10; B Wagner 0-0; D Bard 1-0; C Sabathia 7-5; P Hughes 1-0; M Rivera 1-0.
Batters faced - D Matsuzaka 32; B Wagner 6; D Bard 1; C Sabathia 24; P Hughes 3; M Rivera 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Chad Fairchild. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--Tim Welke.

Updated on Saturday, Sep 26, 2009 7:55 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Boston
M. Lowell Mike Lowell
1-4
 NY Yankees
R. Cano Robinson Cano
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI